EPPO Global Database

Ursus arctos arctos(URSUAR)

Last modification: 2009-11-27

Basic information
  • EPPO code: URSUAR
  • Preferred name: Ursus arctos arctos
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Protected in the EU under Annexes 2 and 4 of the Habitats Directive (except Nordic populations)

Common names
Name Language
brown bear English
Braunbär German
ours brun French
oso pardo Spanish
orso bruno Italian
bruine beer Dutch
urso-pardo Portuguese
brunbjörn Swedish
европейский бурый медведь Russian